| Oct 18, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Monday is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 4 election, and activists have been working hard to sign people up.
Voter participation typically drops when there is no presidential contest on the ballot. But there are several close races for...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:35 PM
For Bobby Shriver, homelessness has always been an issue close to his heart. He made it a central focus during his years on the Santa Monica City Council.
But his dogged campaign alienated some would-be allies and, former colleagues say, ultimately made...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:05 PM
In a feisty radio debate Wednesday, Los Angeles County supervisorial candidate Bobby Shriver suggested that the county's response to the emerging Ebola crisis has been too sluggish, prompting rival Sheila Kuehl to say he was unnecessarily scaring the...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver laid out competing views on the need for changes in state environmental laws during a debate in Studio City, crucial ground in their contest to replace retiring Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky.
Roughly half of the 2 million...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Los Angeles County is shortly to begin a new era, and not just because two new members of the Board of Supervisors will take their seats in December, along with a new sheriff and county assessor. There will be a consent decree that will likely impose...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:14 PM
Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina and her staff last year started monitoring the number of sheriff's patrol cars in East Los Angeles and other unincorporated areas in her district. They found that often there were not as many on the streets as...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Retiring Westside Congressman Henry Waxman announced his backing of Sheila Kuehl for Los Angeles County supervisor on Monday, handing the former state senator a key endorsement as she heads into the final weeks of campaigning before the Nov. 4 election....
| Oct 6, 2014
| 9:47 PM
Former Santa Monica Mayor Bobby Shriver has raised nearly twice as much money, a little more than $1 million, as his rival Sheila Kuehl, a former state lawmaker, in their campaign to succeed retiring Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky in the Nov. 4 election....
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Los Angeles County supervisorial rivals Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver will debate tonight in Pacoima, focusing on healthcare, education and other regional social service issues.
OneLA, a coalition of faith, labor and community groups, is hosting the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Architect Peter Zumthor has dramatically revised his design for a new Los Angeles County Museum of Art, creating a new bridge-like section of the building that would span Wilshire Boulevard.
The new design is meant to address concerns that the...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 12:00 PM
When Assembly member Sharon Quirk-Silva read here last Sunday that it could take two more years to build a kitchen in the half-empty West Los Angeles Veterans Home, she called outgoing Assembly Speaker John Pérez at home.
"Let's see what we can do to...